Market Profile: Germany
German Arrivals to the U.S.
 
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Market Profile: Germany
GERMAN ARRIVALS TO THE U.S.


TRENDS IN ARRIVALS (in thousands)
Year 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 % Change
2000/1994
Arrivals
1,623
1,848
1,997
1,994
1,902
1,985
1,786
10%
% Change
-11%
14%
8%
0%
-5%
4%
-10%
 

TRENDS IN RECEIPTS* (in millions)
Year 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000(p) % Change
2000/1994
Receipts
$3,577
$4,212
$4,403
$4,146
$4,155
$4,398
n/a
n/a
% Change
-10%
18%
5%
-6%
0%
6%
n/a
 

GERMAN VISITATION ESTIMATES
(Market Share & Volume in thousands)
VISITATION TO CENSUS REGIONS AND STATES
Regions & States Market Share 2000 Volume 2000 Market Share 1999 Volume 1999
SOUTH ATLANTIC
33.5%
598
32.6%
647
MIDDLE ATLANTIC
31.5%
563
29.4%
584
PACIFIC
23.4%
418
28.3%
562
MOUNTAIN
15.2%
271
18.3%
363
EAST NORTH CENTRAL
14.1%
252
12.6%
250
WEST SOUTH CENTRAL
10.5%
188
9.1%
181
NEW ENGLAND
9.0%
161
8.8%
175
New York
27.6%
493
26.7%
530
California
22.1%
395
26.4%
524
Florida
18.2%
325
21.9%
435
Nevada
9.7%
173
12.3%
244
Texas
6.8%
121
6.8%
135
Massachusetts
6.2%
111
6.4%
127
Arizona
**
**
7.7%
153
Illinois
**
**
7.1%
141
Utah
**
**
4.4%
87
Pennsylvania
**
**
3.6%
71

GERMAN VISITATION ESTIMATES
(Market Share & Volume in thousands)
VISITATION TO THE CITIES
Cities Market Share 2000 Volume 2000 Market Share 1999 Volume 1999
New York City
25.8%
461
24.7%
490
San Francisco
11.0%
196
15.1%
300
Los Angeles
10.8%
193
14.5%
288
Las Vegas
9.5%
170
11.3%
224
Washington, DC
9.1%
163
6.4%
127
Boston
5.8%
104
5.5%
109
Miami
**
**
10.2%
202
Orlando
**
**
9.8%
195
Chicago
**
**
6.8%
135
San Diego
**
**
4.9%
97

SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS (by Percentage Point Change)
Purpose of Trip: (multiple response)
  2000 1999 % Point Change***
Vacation / Holiday
54%
61%
-7
Visit Friends and Relatives
37%
33%
4
Business
35%
31%
4
Attend Convention
8%
9%
-1
Prepaid Package
9%
10%
-2
First International Trip
19%
20%
-1
Transportation Types Used in U.S.: (multiple response)
Rented Automobile
42%
48%
-6
Private Automobile
30%
26%
3
Airline in U.S.
23%
26%
-3
Rail between Cities
11%
9%
1
Bus between Cities
5%
6%
-2

SELECTED TRAVELER CHARACTERISTICS
(by Percent Change)
  2000 1999 % Change
Average Length of Stay in U.S. (nights)
15.7
16.7
-6%
Daily Visitor Spending in U.S.
$91
$95
-4%
Average Number of States Visited
1.8
1.8
0%

Notes:
Only the census regions, states, and cities are displayed that have a statistically reliable respondent base for the survey year(s).

* Excluding passenger fare receipts/exports.
** Not displayed due to low respondent base for this survey year.
*** Variance due to rounding.

n/a Information not available.

Source:
U.S. Department of Commerce, ITA, Tourism Industries; Bureau of Economic Analysis

Publication Date: June 2001